LANZAROTE

 

Lanzarote Isola of Spain, situated in the Atlantic ocean, it is the more northerner of the archipelago of the Canaries. Wide for 805 km²s, it is of volcanic origin with an uneven morphology, that culminates to 671 ms in the Famara mountain. They remembers disastrous eruptions happened during the eight hundred and volcanic demonstrations remain still.

The island has a population of 96.781 inhabitants (2001); the principal center is Arrecife on the southeastern coast. The economy founds him on the fishing, on the agriculture (above all primizie ortofrutticole) and on the tourism, of recent introduction, favored by the climatic meekness and by the landscape beauty.